Sr. System Validation Engineer

Date: May 26, 2023

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer

Job Req ID: 22150

About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

Supermicro is looking for Sr. System Validation Engineer responsible for testing reference architecture for any kind of client virtualization. The main responsibility will be to test and document the best methods to deploy client and/or application virtualization on Supermicro servers, storage and networking. This is a key role and you will be interacting with various teams and levels of management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Includes the following essential duties and responsibilities (other duties may also be assigned):

• As a part of the System Solution team you will be helping test, document and train both internal and external staff on best practices to implement virtualization solution
• Responsible for tuning the system for best performance
• Duties include application optimization in a virtualized environment
• Responsible for coming up with test methodology and test cases
• Drive test infrastructure for future Supermicro technologies and initiatives with VMware
• Investigate and drive support for new/pre-release technology from VMWare and other virtualization providers
• Prototype/Proof-of-Concept new technologies as required  


• BS in Electrical Engineering with minimum 8 years of working experience with VMware, virtualization, OS, hardware, servers and storage is desirable

• GPU experience is a plus
• Excellent knowledge of server systems, PC systems, and computer peripherals is required
• Good understanding of virtualization technology, cloud technology and converged infrastructure
• Working knowledge of virtualization and hypervisor technologies, including VMware sphere, KVM, Xen, and Hyper-V
• Hands-on use/experience with VMware in a testing environment
• Understanding of enterprise networking technologies, including software-defined networking
• Able to make progress in multiple tasks simultaneously and be flexible to change requirements and priorities
• Excellent verbal and communication skills

Salary Range

$116,000 - $146,000 

The salary offered will depend on several factors, including your location, level, education, training, specific skills, years of experience, and comparison to other employees already in this role. In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, candidates may be eligible for other forms of compensation, such as participation in bonus and equity award programs.

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

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